MEGA TURNED CIBON FOR A GREAT START IN 2022: Matković shone, Vildoza undivided for the celebration of the Croats!

Mega Mozzart’s basketball players have triumphantly started 2022!

In the first match of the new calendar year Mega Mozzart she mastered Cibona with 93:89 (30:22, 15:22, 19:22, 29:23) and thus recorded their sixth victory, while The people of Zagreb suffered the 10th defeat. Coach’s team Vladimir Jovanovic are in the hall Mega Factory they reached a very important triumph after an extremely exciting penalty shootout and a turnaround in the last four minutes.

The most efficient in the ranks Mege were were Karlo Matković at 21, Boraša Simanić at 16 and Dejšon Smit with 15 points while on the team Cibona pointed out Vildoza are 21 and Nakic with 16 points.

Vladimir Jovanovic started the match with the following five: Smith, Đurišić, Cerovina, Rudan i Matković, which from the start imposed a rhythm that suits her perfectly. This enabled a convincing lead at the start of 14: 1, to which Karlo Matković contributed the most, scoring eight points in the opening three minutes.

PHOTO: BC Mega / Ivica Veselinov

However, Cibona started Amar Gegić, and threes Vildosis i Nakica, Cibona managed to get to just three points minus (24:21). Newcomers to the team Mege, Boris Savovic i Aleksa Uskoković from the start they fit in well and after entering the game from the bench they gave a good coshgeter contribution, so it is Mega she went to the first big break with an eight-point advantage – 30:22.

Cibona started the second section furiously and in less than two minutes with a series of 13: 2 came to the first lead in the match (33:32). There was a period of torn game, with a lot of mistakes on both sides. Shooter-friendly guests who scored in high percentages behind the 6.75 line, answered with threes in the right way Boraša Simanić. For a long time, they played basket for basket, the teams took turns eight times in the lead, and Mega still left at halftime with a minimal advantage (45:44).

As the match began, Karlo Matković he opened the second half very well, but he was still lonely in the coshgeter effect, which he is Cibona took advantage and in the middle of the third section reached the biggest lead 57:53. Mega never managed to get to her recognizable game, Cibona gradually took control, so even though Kočović equalized with a three-pointer (62:62), the citizens of Zagreb had an advantage of 64:62 at the end of the third section.

PHOTO: BC Mega / Ivica Veselinov

Bad start Mege in the last quarter Cibona she punished expensively, first with a three by Nakić, and then with easy points Drežnjak from the counterattack, for at that time the maximum +7 (71:64). Time out Vladimir Jovanovic he bore fruit, he awoke Boraša Simanić and with six tied points again reduced the match to one possession. And, when it is Matković sometimes under the board, at the assistance of Smith, hinted at a possible turnaround 73:72, Cibona gained a significant advantage again in a short time with a series of 7: 0.

However, Mega she showed character, she didn’t give up on threes Infected i Đurišića Mega reached a tie 83:83. Smit he played masterfully in the finish, he scored for the lead (85:84), and later he was infallible from the penalty spot. Maybe he hit the top three Luka Cerovina (84:88), but that did not end the drama, as it did Vildoza with the sound of a siren for the expiration of the attack Cibona hit a triple and entered the penalty shootout in which Mega deservedly celebrated.

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